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From AMERICAN DENTAL SUPPLY, Silhouette Porcelain System's fine grain structure and CTE of 13.5-13.9 (25°C-500°C)...See more allow it to be fired on a wide range of alloys. Its handling characteristics and non-greening formula make it an ideal choice for silver-containing alloys and the powders exhibit natural fluorescence under a variety of lighting conditions. The system is available in 16 VITAŽ LuminŽ shades, as well as Hollywood shades and opaques (both powder and paste), dentines, enamels and modifiers. The Silhouette System also offers Silhouette Secret, Whisper, SuperTrue Opalescent Enamels and Stains.
AMERICAN DENTAL SUPPLY's Sensation SL is a multi-purpose porcelain system designed for high CTE alloys as well...See more as the popular Cerpress SL® Pressable Ceramic System. It is a low-fusing, leucite-reinforced glass ceramic made from the same components as Cerpress SL with the same coefficient of thermal expansion, providing harmony between the two materials. The high content of leucite and small crystal size provides increased strength and light reflection qualities. The porcelain balances fluorescent elements enabling the restoration to duplicate natural dentition in all lighting conditions. It's wear compatible with natural dentition and doesn't green or discolor.
AMERICAN DENTAL SUPPLY's Ceramic-7 Modeling Liquid replaces distilled water in all porcelain techniques, forming...See more a denser mix to minimize air bubbles and segregation. It eliminates frequent re-wetting, makes porcelain easier to work with and carve, increases coverage and reduces working time. Producing more even, truer colors, Ceramic-7 is compatible with all major brands and types of porcelain and is used with dentine, enamel, incisal, shoulder as well as porcelain applied over zirconia. It is ideal for use with Sensation SL™ Low-Fusing Porcelain and Silhouette™ Porcelain. Samples are available upon request.
Daily Bite- sept. 2012
According to LMT's 2012 Wage Survey, technicians in the CAD/CAM department are seeing the biggest wage increases. For instance, an all-around CAD/CAM technician with six to 10 years of experience is now earning $19.79 per hour, $3.41 more than in 2010, and a CAD/CAM technician with 11-15 years of experience is now earning $21.06, a $5.07 boost.
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